Welcome to Seven Ponds Photography Club

Mission Statement

The Seven Ponds Camera Club, formed in 2009, was created to promote the advancement of photography as an art. The purpose of the club is to bring together persons of like mind who are dedicated to the advancement of their skills by association with other members, through the study of the work of others and through spirited and friendly competition.  The club exists to offer opportunities for all to share knowledge within the club and in the community, through exhibitions and programs that excite interest in the knowledge and practice of all branches of photography. 

We meet the 1st and 3rd* Friday of the month at 7:00 PM at Seven Ponds Nature Center

Visitors are always welcome at our meetings.       


Tuesday through Sunday
9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Closed Monday
Grounds open to members dawn to dusk.
3854 Crawford Road
Dryden, MI 48428-9776

2020 Holiday Kickoff Flyer 1-3-2020

New Members 

3rd Friday Competition Mtg 1 -17 - 2020

3rd-week Competition Meeting - Images Due

Reminder: Images are due online Wednesday, Jan 15, 2020, 11:30 PM 

3rd-week Competition Meeting

  • Friday, Jan 17 2020, 7:00 PM 
  • Seven Ponds Nature Center, Dryden Michigan Large Conference Room
  • Cookies: Need a volunteer




Special Events

Tickets for the GCCCC banquet will be on sale at the competition meeting

please consider going and supporting our club.  Bring a photo buddy.

GDCCC EOY Banquet  Sat 1-25-2020  11AM - 3PM

🎫Tickets are $25  Please make check available to GDCCC

Club Venetian -29310 John R Road, Madison Heights, Michigan

Note: 1-17-2020 is the Last Day For Ticket Sales

Note: SPPC is to host the event in 2021     

Looking for Volunteers
Lead a photo club trip -   Trip request form.https://form.jotform.com/90283795109161
2020 Cookies - Looking for volunteers to bring cookies to the 1st and 3rd Friday mtgs in 2020 - please email LeeAnn at 7pondsphotoexpo@gmail.com
 Newsletter Content – Looking for Member article contributions  Email: Mark Robinson mark.sppc@comcast.net

Photo Trips

Photo Trips Meet-Ups

Self-guided photo ops

Want to lead a trip - just complete the form below

Trip request form.https://form.jotform.com/90283795109161

Date (s) Self Guided Photo Ops
1/10 thru 1/12/2020 Plymouth Mi - Ice Festival
1/17 thru 1/29/2020 Rochester Mi -Fire and Ice Festival & Fireworks 8PM


2020 Photo Trips - By Our Members

1/ 12 – 18/ 2020Winter Waterfowl at Bosque del Apache & White Sands Landscapes- Lead David Stimac

2/ 7-18/2020Ecuador: Birds of the Cloud Forest- Lead David Stimac

3/ 16-29/2020Arctic Finland & Norway- Lead David Stimac

5/?/2020, dates TBA |6 Days Northwoods Wildflowers & Waterfalls: Springtime in Michigan- Lead David Stimac

 SPPC Quick links to topics on our website       Seven Ponds Photo Club Website Quick links to topics on our website
Member Dues

Dues - Competition rights expired 4-30-2020 for those members who have not paid

  • Bring the completed form in the link below with payment to the next meeting.
  • Single Member $15 / yr, Family (2) $20 / yr  (Members living in the same household)
  • Checks should be made payable to Seven Ponds Photo Club C/O SPNC
  • 2020 Seven Ponds Photo Club Membership Application
  • Seven Ponds Photography Club Membership Application 2020



2020/2021 Elected Board Positions / Members
  President   Jim Lewis
  Vice President 1   LeeAnn McLaneGoetz
  Vice President 2   Bobbie Lewis
  Secretary   LeeAnn McLaneGoetz
  Treasurer   LeeAnn McLaneGoetz
  Digital Print Manager(s)   Hank Lewis / Jim Lewis
  Print Manager(s)   Hank Lewis / Jim Lewis
  1stweek Image Manager  Kristin Grudzien
  Trip Manager(s)   Tina Daniels/ LeeAnn McLaneGoetz
  Face book Manager   Kristin Grudzien
  Fundraiser Manager   Mike Mercier
  Board Member   Stu Davis
 Library Manager (New 2020)
  Tim Toland
  Non-Board – Newsletter   Mark Robinson

Contact Us: 7pondsphotoexpo@gmail.com




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Facebook Group Page

Seven Ponds Photo Club is a member of the Greater Detroit Camera Club Council.

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